Roof Slating and Tiling

By: Frank Bennett and Alfred Pinion with an Introduction By Richard Jordan and Tim Radcliffe

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This is a facsimile of the 1948 edition Bennett and Pinion’s classic work, first published in 1935. It provides an invaluable source of information on the various types of roof coverings that were traditionally used such as slates, clay tiles and shingles, and includes basic aspects such as sorting and holing slates through to more complex details such as random, diminishing slating and the tiling of swept and laced valleys. Contents: Roof covering; Slates and their characteristics; How a simple roof is slated; Groundwork; Slating generally; Manufacture and characteristics of roofing tiles; Plain tiling; Tile and slate hanging; Single-lap tiling; Special roofing; Stone slating; Roofing with wood shingles; Quantities; Roof repairs; Other uses of tiles; Estimating, measuring and pricing; Slating and tiling in Scotland. Printed Pages: 384 with numerous illustrations.

Title: Roof Slating and Tiling

Author Name: Frank Bennett and Alfred Pinion with an Introduction By Richard Jordan and Tim Radcliffe

Categories: Building Construction,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: Dorset, UK, Donhead Publishing Ltd: 2004

ISBN: 1873394462

ISBN 13: 9781873394465

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Brand New

Jacket Condition: Brand New

Size: 18 Cms x 25 Cms

Seller ID: 023494

Keywords: Heritage Conservation Museums Stone Masonry Leadwork Roof Slating Tiling